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  • The Lego Batman Movie

    The Lego Batman Movie

    ★★★★★

    Right from the first few seconds until the end, The LEGO Batman Movie is hilarious, a lot of fun, and even better than the LEGO Movie.

    The story - which follows the Caped Crusader in his journey of protecting Gotham City, dealing with his new son, Dick Grayson, and...a strange bromance (or "foemance"?) with the Joker.

    The jokes are constant, with numerous Batman references, slapstick, and sight gags. Not to mention, of course, the creative use of LEGOs.

    Like with…

  • The Master of Disguise

    The Master of Disguise

    ★★★

    First, I want to preface this review with a little factoid:

    When I first saw the trailer I was amped for this movie.

    How amped?

    When the New York Times ran their summer movie preview - which contained full-page color posters - I taped the poster of this to my wall in full display. I even bought joke-shop nerd specs, donned my green winter jacket and corduroy pants and went to high school - numerous times - as Turtle Guy.…

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  • The Adventures of Tintin

    The Adventures of Tintin

    ★★★★½

    Great animation.

    Creative camera work.

    Interesting story.

    Fun John Williams score.

    Solid action sequences (That one-take chase scene? Fantastic!)

    In closing: A fun, fast-paced and entertaining adventure. Can't wait for the sequel!

    Highly recommended.

  • The Land Before Time

    The Land Before Time

    ★★★★★

    Nostalgia in full effect!

    The tale of a group of young prehistoric creatures on a long, dangerous journey to a safe haven (The Great Valley) is just as engaging, touching and entertaining as it was when I saw it as a kid.

    Don Bluth and his team did an excellent job on the animation that still holds up to this day. The same goes for the late James Horner's great music score. I felt like a kid again; memories of…